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Weekend Family Classes

Together, adults and children can explore cool things about how plants connect to science, art, history, and culture. Each program includes a variety of hands-on activities and projects, as well as opportunities to bring the Garden home.

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Weekend Family Class
Weekend Family Class: Pizza Party

Saturday, March 25, 2017
Sunday, April 2, 2017
9:30 – 11 a.m. or 1 – 2:30 p.m.

Pizza has lots of ingredients from the garden—tomatoes, wheat, herbs, and all vegetables! Learn how these plants grow and how they are used to make pizza. Participants will plant their own herb garden to take home.

Weekend Family Class: Gumballs & Superballs
Weekend Family Class: Gumballs & Superballs

Saturday, April 8, 2017
9:30 - 11 a.m. or 1 - 2:30 p.m.

Find out how people use parts of rainforest trees to make chewing gum and rubber. Create your own bouncing ball and flavorful gum to take home. Note: This program includes the use of liquid latex. The chewing gum is vegan and nut-free.